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Drawing, Design for Desk, ca. 1934

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated ca. 1934 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite on tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Donald Deskey. It is credited Gift of Donald Deskey.

Its dimensions are

33.1 x 37.7 cm (13 1/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at center left: FINISH/ALL ROUND Inscribed dimensions

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Desk, ca. 1934; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 33.1 x 37.7 cm (13 1/16 x 14 13/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-750

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